THE SECOND AND THE FINAL DAY OF THE CONGRESS OF THE CONGREGATION
Discussions on pending matters followed by the election of the new and first Vice-Provincial and his council
THE NEW VICE - PROVINCIAL ELECTED IS: VERY REV. FR. GREGORY RAPHAEL OLOMI C.P
THE CONSULTOR FOR APOSTOLATE IS: REV. FR. GODFRIED MATUMAINI MOSHA C.P.
THE CONSULTOR FOR FINANCES IS: REV. FR. RICCARDO CAFFI C.P.
THE CONSULTOR FOR FORMATION IS: REV. FR.KILASARA ENGELBERT MOSHA C.P.
THE CONSULTOR FOR COMMUNITY LIFE AND SPIRITUALITY IS: REV. FR. MARCEL TARIMO C.P.
REV. FR. RICCARDO CAFFI IS THE FIRST CONSULTOR.
THE FIRST CONGRESS FOR THE NEW VICE-PROVINCE OF ST. GEMMA GALGANI IS ON-GOING
After the Vicariate had been officially elevated to become a Vice-Province (in the morning mass: 21 February, 2017), the Congress began at 09:00 a.m. with open discussions and passing the deliberations and proposals for the coming four year-term (2017-2021).
The Congress will be held for two days, 21 - 22 February 2017, at the end of which new leaders for the new Vice-Province will be elected.
The Passionist Vicariate of St. Gemma Galgani in Tanzania has been officially raised to the status of
the Vice-province of St. Gemma Galgani.
Part of the official decree by the Superior General reads;"By the authority given me by our Constitutions (No. 104) and with the consent of my Council, gathered in the General Council on February 7,2017, I elevate and constitute the Vicariate of ST. GEMMA GALGANI (GEMM) in Tanzania to the Vice Province of ST. GEMMA GALGANI (GEMM)".
HAPPY NEW YEAR - 2017
This year began with a special blessing in our congregation. Two of our brothers made their final vows and were ordained into the diaconate.